The IGDA Foundation announced the recipient of the Fifth Annual Eric Dybsand Memorial Scholarship for AI Development is Bobby Anguelov, a graduate student at the University of Pretoria, in South Africa, working toward his masters degree in in Artificial Intelligence. Bobby also has a blog where he posts regularly about programming and games.
The scholarship, in memory of Eric Dybsand, the noted AI developer, author and lecturer who passed away in 2004, is awarded annually by a panel selected by the IGDA Artificial Intelligence SIG.
Bobby will receive a Pass to the Game Developers Conference, a $250.00 expense assistance stipend and be an honored guest at the Annual AI Dinner.
Tom Buscaglia, Chair – IGDA Foundation